Category: Franchise Laws

Automotive Dealership Store

The Sad, Lazy Myth of the ‘Middleman’

Dealerships take care of their customers for the entire lifetime of the automobile across the entire automotive ecosystem, not just the point of sale.

Federal Appeals Court Holds That NJ CAR Has Standing To Sue Mazda For Franchise Law Violations

NADA is pleased to report a significant and favorable decision in a lawsuit that NJ CAR brought against Mazda for violating the New Jersey Franchises Practices Act.

General Motors Franchise Meetings to Take Place on Monday, February 17

This year’s franchise meetings for Buick-GMC, Chevrolet and Cadillac will be held this year on the final day of the NADA Show.

One NADA

NADA is the force that unites new-car dealerships against the obstacles they couldn’t overcome individually.

Policy Spotlight in Washington, D.C.

NADA, ATD take on some of the biggest legislative and policy issues facing dealers

National Automobile Dealers Association, Tysons, Va.

2018 NADA Year in Review

In 2018, NADA was active on many fronts, including several legislative and regulatory actions that have had a powerful impact on dealers and their stores.

Why Can’t Some OEMs Just Do the Right (and Smart) Thing?

As we wind-down another good year of new-vehicle sales and get ready for what could be tougher sledding, I have a request for some of our OEM business partners: Do the right thing by your dealers—it’s also smart business.

Hundreds of New-Car and Truck Dealers Visit Capitol Hill During Annual Washington Conference

More than 400 new-car and truck dealers and dealer association executives from across the country traveled to the nation’s capital this week urging lawmakers to implement pro-growth tax reform.

Actually, Connecticut Should Remain Discount Country

The first problem with Sibilla’s argument is, of course, that the referenced study has been thoroughly debunked. In fact, in February 2015, Washington Post Fact Checker Glenn Kessler described it as “bizarrely outdated” and gave it a maximum of Four Pinocchios for false claims.

3 Reasons to Attend America’s Premier Dealership Training Program

If you work in automotive retail, chances are that you or someone you know has benefited from the NADA Academy. Founded in 1979, the industry standard for dealership operations training has prepared generations of automotive leaders for successful dealership careers.

Auto Dealers Announce Nationwide Initiative at Centennial Celebration

It’s day three of the auto industry event of the year, the NADA Convention & Expo in New Orleans, where America’s new-car and -truck dealers are celebrating the 100th anniversary of NADA and of the industry as a whole.

7 Key Facts About Automotive Retail

NADA’s 100th anniversary is a great opportunity to check the pulse of the industry, and then roll up our sleeves for the next 100 years.

The Year at a Glance: A Final Message From NADA’s 2016 Chairman

As the last month of 2016 is well under way, we often become engrossed in holiday plans, end-of-year travel and New Year’s resolutions. But it’s equally important to pause and appreciate what we’ve accomplished over the past year.

NADA Concerned about Potential ‘Border Adjustability Tax’ in 2017 Tax Reform Bill

One of the provisions included in the Tax Reform Blueprint has generated significant concern among several industries, including the automotive sector.

The Next 100 Years of Evolution is Here

As the end of the year approaches and NADA’s next 100 years is upon us, dealers are looking to the future of this industry more than ever.

100 Years of Standing Up for Our Customers

We should never forget that this association’s genesis was in 1917 when dealers wanted to defend their customers from unfair policies in Washington, D.C.

Support NADA’s Baton Rouge Flood Relief Efforts

On August 15, the residents of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, woke up to the worst flood disaster in the United States since Hurricane Sandy.

YES! State Franchise Laws Lower Prices and Benefit Consumers

A new economic report from the Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal and Economic Public Policy Studies makes one overriding conclusion: state auto franchise laws lower retail prices of new cars, which benefits consumers.

What Happens In Vegas

What do Cirque du Soleil, Chris Angel, Celine Dion and NADA all have in common? We’ll all be in Vegas at the end of this month. From March 31 through April 3, what happens in Vegas won’t just stay in Vegas.